Kohana MVC Framework on Google App Engine … or not

Feeling inspired from getting PHP to work on the Google App Engine, I decided to try to see if I can get the Kohana MVC framework to run on top GAE as well. Read more »

Running Quercus PHP on App Engine

Here are the steps I took to get PHP running on Google App Engine.

Since PHP is not supported by GAE as of this writing, we need to run it on the Java platform that is supported.

Fortunately, there’s a PHP 5 implementation in Java that let’s us do just that. The thing is called Quercus PHP and is developed by Caucho. http://quercus.caucho.com/ Read more »